Salary and Benefits


PGY-4 = $78,739
PGY-5 = $82,655
PGY-6 = $86,568
PGY-7 = $95,331


Salary includes $2,500 resident Stipend, plus a $3,026 location stipend. They also are subject to annual increases, pending United University Professions (UUP) agreements.

In compliance with federal law, including the provisions of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, the ADA Amendments Act of 2008, Executive Order 11246, and the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act, as amended, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, Stony Brook University does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of their race, sex, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or military service, or genetic information in its administration of educational policies, programs, or activities; admissions policies; scholarship and loan programs; athletic or other University-administered programs; or employment. In addition, the University does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of their sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression consistent with the University’s nondiscrimination policy.

Whenever possible, all accredited house staff training programs at Stony Brook will participate in an organized matching program, such as the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).


All housestaff at Stony Brook University are members of the United University Professions, the 35000 member union that represents professionals within higher education in the 29 state-operated SUNY campuses. Membership within UUP offers a multitude of benefits to members. More information regarding UUP benefits can be obtained at the online home of UUP.

Financial Support

Cardiology fellows are given $750 annually for funding for academic projects. This includes costs of travel to national conferences, purchases of review books, or registration fees for examinations and other academic courses.